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    Belarus’ Year of Culture to be in spotlight at Minsk Book Fair
    Feb08

    Belarus’ Year of Culture to be in spotlight at Minsk Book Fair

    The 23rd Minsk International Book Fair will be held on 10 to 14 February. Guests from 29 countries, including Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, the United Kingdom, France, the United States and others, will take part in the forum. …read more Source:...

    [Opinion] Dutch voters could derail gay rights in Ukraine
    Feb08

    [Opinion] Dutch voters could derail gay rights in Ukraine

    If Dutch voters stop the EU-Ukraine treaty in a referendum in April, they will help to stall the reform process. What will happen to Ukraine’s LGBT community? …read more Source:...

    Resurgent Jokes Reflect Putin Russia’s Inevitable Untergang
    Feb08

    Resurgent Jokes Reflect Putin Russia’s Inevitable Untergang

    Co-authored with Samuel RachlinSamuel Rachlin, an accomplished, independent Danish journalist, was born in the Soviet Union to a Danish mother and a Lithuanian father during his parents’ deportation to Siberia. He became the first Moscow, later the Washington correspondent for national Danish TV. After a stint as spokesman and advisor to...

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers to prepare for European Championship in Ukraine
    Feb08

    Azerbaijani female wrestlers to prepare for European Championship in Ukraine

    The Azerbaijani national women`s wrestling team are on a training camp in Koncha-Zaspa, Ukraine as they are gearing up for the European Championship to be held in Riga on March 8-13. The national team includes Maria Stadnik, Leyla Gurbanova, Natalia Sinishin and Yuliya Ratkevich …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...

    Expectations in Ukraine for Meeting of Ruling Coalition
    Feb08

    Expectations in Ukraine for Meeting of Ruling Coalition

    08 de febrero de 2016, 09:19Kiev, Feb 8 (Prensa Latina) The possible dismissal of Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatseniuk, and a hypothetical return to the Government of the Minister of Economy and Trade, Aivaras Abromavicius, generate expectations of today””s meeting of the Council of the majority coalition. …read more...

    Putin Calls For Snap Military Drill on East Ukraine Borders
    Feb08

    Putin Calls For Snap Military Drill on East Ukraine Borders

    Russian forces around Ukraine and the Caucasus have been called to a snap drill on the orders of President Vladimir Putin, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu told state news agency Itar-Tass on Monday. The Russian military saw a spike in mass exercises in 2015, performing at least 4,000 drills in the first nine months alone—500 more than over...

    Russian cosmetics company sets up plant in Estonia
    Feb08

    Russian cosmetics company sets up plant in Estonia

    The Russian producer of organic cosmetics Pervoye Reshenie has opened a plant in Estonia through which it hopes to win back the Ukrainian market and enter European markets, informs LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell
    Feb08

    10 things you need to know before the opening bell

    Reuters/Stefano RellandiniHere is what you need to know. European stocks are getting smoked. Heavy selling has European stock markets under pressure. Greece’s ASX is down 5.7%. Financials are being hit especially hard, off 20%. Other European markets are lower with Germany’s DAX weaker by 2.4%. In the US, S&P 500 futures are down...

    Over 180 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September
    Feb08

    Over 180 swine flu deaths in Ukraine since September

    More than 180 people have died of swine flu in Ukraine since late September, the health ministry said today, adding that three of the victims were children. The war-scarred former Soviet country has been swept by a general flu epidemic that overall has claimed 220 lives since September 28, when the first illness was recorded, the ministry…...

    Azerbaijan to face Russia in quarter-final of Futsal EURO 2016
    Feb08

    Azerbaijan to face Russia in quarter-final of Futsal EURO 2016

    The quarter-finals of UEFA Futsal EURO 2016 have been set in Belgrade, with Serbia v Ukraine and Portugal v Spain on Monday before Russia v Azerbaijan and Italy v Kazakhstan the following night. The top two in the four groups earned knockout berths and all will be looking to progress within …read more Source: Azerbaijan State News...